Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Springfield Health Check

UIS Health & Wellness Day 2014

UIS Health & Wellness Fair coming to UIS campus April 9.

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with SBJ Associate Editor Scott Faingold.

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“Spotlight on Ice” is this weekend at the Nelson Center

WTAX’s Alex Degman talks to Monica Polistina of the Springfield Figure Skating Club to talk about Spotlight on Ice.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 3/29/14

WTAX’s Kirk Farah sits down with IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra to talk about what there is to do this weekend.

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Springfield Public Works Director Mark Mahoney

Mahoney joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to preview some major construction projects coming up this season, one of which gets underway Monday.

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Springfield Business Journal Report — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah talks with Michelle Higginbotham of the SBJ for this week’s segment.

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The 7th Annual Kidsfest

Capitol Radio Group and CEFCU present the 7th annual Kidsfest, Saturday March 22nd from 10am to 4pm.

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Entertainment with the Illinois Times — 03/22/2014

WTAX’s Kirk Farah and IT Calendar Editor Anita Stienstra run down the weekend’s entertainment options. Catch Entertainment with the IT Saturday mornings after the 7:00 news.

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times 3/15

As Kirk Farah says…If you’re bored, you’re not looking hard enough.

Recent Headlines

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Crooked Contractor Sent to Prison

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A Springfield man is admitting to bilking a customer out of more than $50,000 for home repair work he never did.

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State Contract with AFSCME Extended 2 Months; Governor Vetoes Anti-Strike Bill

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There's still no state budget, but contract talks continue with the biggest state workers' union.

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Sherman in Good Financial Setting

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There might be one easy way to describe the budget situation...in Sherman.

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Electronics Recycling Available in Springfield — Take 2

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Springfield residents will have another opportunity to get rid of their unwanted electronics by recycling them.

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Rauner Approves Expansion of SNAP Benefits

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Newly signed legislation will expand access to food stamps in Illinois.